Bariatric-Friendly Recipe: Zesty Glazed Carrots

By | November 20, 2017

This recipe was provided by a registered dietitian as a bariatric-friendly side you can bring for major eating gatherings like Thanksgiving dinner. Show the other guests that ordinary carrots can get dressed up for a special event. Quick and easy!

This recipe serves 4


  • 1 pound baby carrots
  • 3 Tablespoons low sugar peach jam
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange zest
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • ¼ tsp ground thyme


  • Steam or boil carrots for 15 mins.
  • While carrots cook, prepare the glaze. Combine the jam, zest mustard and thyme in a small saucepan. Cook over medium until bubbly, about 2 mins.
  • Toss the cooked carrots with the glaze and serve.

Nutrition information per serving:

65 calories, 15 grams carbs, 1 gram protein.

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